Who We Are

Dr David To

CEO & Co-Founder

Dr. David To has a PhD in Chemical Engineering and an MBA from UCL. As a former professional tennis player, David's own personal training experiences have inspired the vision that is Athlete's AI.

Dr Mark McDonnell

CTO & Co-Founder

Dr. Mark McDonnell is an internationally known researcher at the intersection of computer science and neuroscience, and creator of Athlete's AI's cutting-edge computer-vision algorithms.

Dr Guy Gallasch

CPO & Co-Founder

Dr. Guy Gallasch has a background in computer systems engineering and computer science, with over 17 years experience working across academia and Defence on a range of projects. 

James McNeill

Senior Data Engineer

Leading the frontend and backend development activities across multiple sports. Significant technical and management experience.

Victoria Paine

Marketing Specialist

Leading the customer engagement, brand awareness, and brand building. Formerly managed the marketing team at Fox Racing, Oakley, and Red Bull.

Filip Rajec

Senior Front End Developer

Leading the development of technical features and integration across multiple products.


Dani Vallverdu

Currently coaching Stanislas Wawrinka (former world #3) and Karolina Pliskova (former world #1). Previously coached Andy Murray, Tomas Berdych, Grigor Dimitrov and Juan Martin Del Petro. Coaches representative in the ATP Players Council.  

Richard Turner

Richard has founded four successful companies across four different industry sectors, was South Australian Entrepreneur of the Year for two of those companies 14 years apart (1996 & 2010) and Australian
Entrepreneur of the Year for the Cleantech sector in 2010. 

Roger Rasheed

Roger Rasheed is a former Australian rules football player, professional
tennis player and an international tennis and performance coach. Roger is best known as Grand Slam coach of Australian Lleyton Hewitt (former world #1), Gael Monfils (former world #6), Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (former world #5) and Grigor Dimitrov (former world #3). 

Dr Petrina Coventry

A business ethics, equity and operations advisor to industry boards, government and regulatory bodies, previously holding global leadership roles for several Fortune 100 companies. An AICD and Vincent Fairfax Fellow, and a non-executive director for a number of global public and private Ltd companies.

Marty Gauvin

Serial entrepreneur founding seven businesses to date including the sales of Hostworks for $69M. Awarded Young Australian of the Year in 1987.

John Persico

Founded Vumero, the largest sports technology network in the world. Board member of the Australian Sports Technologies Network. 

Nick McArdle

Experienced sports, management consulting & transaction advisory executive. Executive GM of the Adelaide Football Club (owning & operating seven teams across AFL, baseball & eSports). Co-founder of tourism business Escapod Pty Ltd. 

Sandon Stolle

Former professional tennis player ranked number 2 in world doubles. Won twenty-two ATP doubles titles, including one Grand Slam title (1998 U.S Open) and four Grand Slam finals. Fomer Davis Cup member.

Craig Swann

Award winning creative technologist and digital innovator. Founder of Looplabs, a collaborative cloud based music studio. Director of SouthStart Festival.